Mani Stones - Leh - Ladakh (India)

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Mani Stones - Leh - Ladakh (India)

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Mani Stones - Leh - Ladakh (India)

In the back you can see the Leh palace.

Mani stones (or Prayer stones) are stones carved with a Tibetan Buddhist mantra or prayer. They are often placed on top of long walls, often near Gompas (monasteries).

For more information about Mani stones, read the Wikipedia article:

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mani_stone

Date & location
Photo taken on June 17, 2009
Leh, Jammu and Kashmir, India
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